Sidmouth International School is the only English language school in the town of Sidmouth and is a Centre of Excellence (EL Gazette Sept 2016).  The school is open all year for adults 18+ and is in the centre of town, 5 minutes from the sea.

Sidmouth is in the county of Devon in the Southwest of England, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The town is on the beautiful Jurassic coast, a World Heritage site.


The teachers work as a team for you, the student, providing quality language teaching at all levels. The courses follow a communicative syllabus which includes a balance of grammar, vocabulary, and functional English. Teachers use a wide range of materials to enable the student to improve their language skills, communicate effectively and gain greater understanding of English culture.

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Join any Monday

General English Course 15 hours per week:  The ideal opportunity to combine study and holiday with 15 hours (20 lessons) of tuition per week, mornings only (09.00-12.30, Monday – Friday, includes 30 min break).

Intensive English Course 21 hrs per week:  Morning and afternoon classes with 21 hours (28 lessons) of tuition per week (09.00-12.30 Mon – Fri, includes 30 min break, + 13.30-15.30, Tues, Wed, Fri).

Mixed nationality classes of maximum 6 students (9 in summer season)

Course Fees Include:

  • First day test and needs analysis (6 levels of English)
  • Mixed-nationality classes of max 6 students (9 in summer season)
  • All tuition materials
  • End-of-course certificate
  • School information pack

Plus +

  • FREE basic social programme
  • FREE SIS coach transfer to/from Heathrow Airport every Saturday
  • FREE accommodation booking service
  • FREE use of student internet
  • FREE Book Club (not available in summer)

Social Programme

These include a half-day excursion on Thursdays and a full-day excursion on Saturdays (except on weekend of departure). Adults pay for all excursions and some activities.

Theatre visits, walks on the Jurassic Coast, fishing trips, shopping, cream teas, cultural excursions (including National Trust properties) and much more. Some afternoon activities and evening activities are organised for you and are free of charge! The evening activities include a wine and cheese night, weekly summer barbecues, pub nights and sports hall visits.

The following sports options are available on request at extra cost:

  • golf lessons with PGA professional, and green fees at many local golf courses
  • tennis lessons with LTA professional
  • horse-riding, pony-trekking, and riding lessons at BHS-approved school


DATES:  Available all year round.  Start any Monday.

FEES General English:  £306 per week; £397 per week (6 June – August 26)

FEES Intensive English:  £386 per week; £471 per week (6 June – August 26)

Add registration fee £85 and accommodation.  Standard single room, £185 per week


ACREDITATION:  British Council; English UK.

If you have any enquiry in relation to the course, you are welcome to contact Anglo Education:   or Tel: +44 (0)1424 429849